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california

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poppy, ca, golden state, museum, shrimp, woodpecker, el dorado, gold coast, museum, Cal.
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word
Definition:
a brief statement; " he didn't say a word about it"

What does the acronym word stand for?

WORD abbreviation definitions:
–  We Ought to Read it Daily
–  Wales Office of Research and Development

Synonyms:

noun
advice
help, word to the wise, input, forewarning, guidance, tip, steer, dissuasion, caution, proposal, tip-off, aid, teaching, advocacy, exhortation, telltale, counsel, directions, advisement, recommendation, suggestion, lesson, proposition, view, judgment, admonition, bum steer, instruction, encouragement, persuasion, two cents' worth, warning, prescription, word, opinion.
assurance
security, lock*, shoo-in, sure thing, profession, insurance, lock on, promise, warranty, rain or shine, support.
authority
mastery, esteem, might and main, government, say-so, guts*, authorization, domination, punch, supremacy, ascendancy, force, juice*, say, strength, powerhouse, influences, beef, POWS, leg up, rule, pizzazz*, might, juice, prerogative, upper hand, steam, influence, powerhouses, jurisdiction, right, sway, goods*, zap, credit, pow, permission, command, stuff*, edge, prestige, permit, what it takes, clout*, license, ropes, strong arm, jump, whip hand, weight, dominion.
authorization
sanction, warrant.
behest
precept, direction, request, demand, solicitation, prompting, expressed desire, wish.
coinage
neologism.
command
order, requirements, imperatives, bidding, devoirs, adjuration, adjurations, devoir, prohibitions, charge, will, requirement.
communication
word.
good faith
good-faith, bonne foi.
guarantee
contract, safeguard, bond, pledge, collateral, certification, assurance, guarantee, token, insurance, lien, affirmation, countersignature, security, promise, oath, warranty.
information
earful, AMMOS, ammo, whole story, in formation.
intelligence
hot tip.
language
lexicon, doublespeak, verbalization, brogue, Brogues, lingua franca, inter-change, langue.
line
postcard, line, post card, postcards.
news
itemizations, particularization, the goods, Tiding, tellings, Head-line, eye-openers, front-page news, itemization.
password
key word.
polemic
GINS, set-to, OUTS, set to, knockdowns, statics, fallings, dustup, crusher, knock down and drag out, finisher, crushers, brannigan, knockdown, setto, dustups, gin, bickerings, face off, finishers, bone to pick.
promise
oath, affiances, affiance, sacred word, solemn word.
quantity
word.
report
the latest, blow by blow, write up, writeup, hot wire.
say-so
say so.
talebearing
Gossipry, clotheslines, blether, malicious talk, blethers, clothesline, idle talk, dirty linen, dirty laundry, dirty wash.
tidings
information, tidings, report, advice, message, announcement.
tip-off
tip off, tipoff.
veracity
veridicality, trustworthiness, veraciousness, straight stuff.
verbalization
expression.
warning
foretokens, Soss, fores, foretoken, handwriting on wall, Maydays, watch-it, heads up.
word
edict, tête-à-tête, solemn oath, nomenclature, vow, confabulation, confab, lexeme, verbiage, discourse, charge, dispatch, vocable, book, idiom, pronouncement, jargon, green light, utterance, son, adage, communication, bidding, bulletin, logos, engagement, byword, scripture, information, bible, plight, announcement, countersign, assurance, notice, oath, vocabulary, colloquy, speech, mandate, term, communiqué, go-ahead, pledge, holy scripture, name, scuttlebutt, ukase, slogan, warrant, holy writ, locution, lexicon, tidings, expression, order, remark, solemn word, commandment, articulate, intimation, consultation, dictate, good book, account, chat, phrase, password, chitchat, formulate, terminology, assertion, commitment, hearsay, give and take, saying, morpheme, advice, parole, declaration, designation, talk, decree, discussion, affirmation, thesaurus, gossip, signal, watchword, concept, comment, conversation, usage, sound, proverb, intelligence, behest, injunction, rumble, word of god, rumor, saw, news, introduction, guarantee, report, word of honor, will, message, directive.
word of honor
pledge.
written communication
missive.
verb
promise
commitment, declaration.
Examples of usage:
  1. Not harf a word!" – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  2. My word, what, what!" – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. And he never said a word to me. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  4. And she wouldn't say a word more? – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. Let me say a word more. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
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